Press Releases

  • Boeing, All Nippon Airways Finalize Order for 40 Widebody Airplanes

    July 31 2014 12:46 AM ET

    TOKYO, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE:BA] and All Nippon Airways (ANA) today finalized an order for 40 widebody airplanes – 20 777-9Xs, 14 787-9 Dreamliners and six 777-300ERs (Extended Range) – as part of the airline's strategic long-haul fleet renewal plan. The order, valued at approximately $13 billion at list prices, was originally announced as a commitment in March.

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for July 31

    July 31 2014 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:


  • Verizon Digital Media Services and thePlatform Form Strategic Alliance to Provide End-to-End Online Video Solution

    July 31 2014 12:01 AM ET

    NEW YORK, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Digital Media Services and thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and an independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced a new strategic alliance to accelerate major media and pay-TV operators' plans for multiscreen video delivery.

  • Guggenheim Partners Announces Launch of Representative Office in Japan

    July 30 2014 11:30 PM ET

    NEW YORK and TOKYO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Guggenheim Partners, a global investment and advisory firm, announced the official opening of its representative office in Tokyo, Japan.

    Guggenheim Partners Japan Representative Office has been established in Tokyo, and will initially conduct market research activities. 

    "We are honored to open our first office in Japan," said Mark Walter, Chief Executive Officer. "We look forward to delivering innovative solutions and providing exceptional value to Japanese institutions and investors."

  • Square Enix Group's Extensive Game Portfolio Showcased At ChinaJoy 2014

    July 30 2014 11:00 PM ET

    TOKYO, Japan, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Square Enix") today announced the Square Enix Group's extensive game portfolio showcased at the 12th China Digital Entertainment Expo (ChinaJoy 2014), which takes place in Shanghai, China from July 31 through August 3.

    Square Enix Group's games showcased at ChinaJoy 2014 include FINAL FANTASY XIV, Puzzle Bobble and Cross Gate.  Please see the following page for details.

  • BNK Petroleum Inc. Announces New Senior Credit Facility and Operations Update

    July 30 2014 10:44 PM ET

    CAMARILLO, CA, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - BNK Petroleum Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: BKX) is pleased to announce that its indirect wholly owned
    subsidiary BNK Petroleum (US) Inc. ("BNK US") has obtained a new
    US$100,000,000 credit facility ("new facility") from Morgan Stanley
    Capital Group Inc. ("MSCGI"). The initial commitment amount of the new
    reserve-based facility is US$15,900,000.

  • PG&E Affirms Commitment to Safety and Expresses Confidence Legal Process Ultimately Will Uphold Company Position

    July 30 2014 9:55 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas & Electric Company today expressed confidence that the legal process will uphold its position that federal charges contained within a superseding indictment formally filed today are unwarranted.

    The charges relate to 27 alleged violations of the federal Pipeline Safety Act as well as an allegation that the company attempted to obstruct a National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) investigation following the 2010 explosion of a natural gas transmission line in San Bruno.

  • Fishing Social Network Unveils Latest Platform - Fishidy 3.0

    July 30 2014 9:24 PM ET

    MADISON, Wis., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off the news of its recent funding success, Fishidy continues to turn heads and today is announcing the launch of its newest platform - Fishidy 3.0.

  • Road Hazards Require Optimal Vehicle Protection

    July 30 2014 9:14 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For some businesses, the late summer season is the slowest time of the year. However, the warm weather and sunny skies of the season mean that, for construction and road workers, summer is often the busiest time of year.

  • Weight Loss Surgery with Dr. Feiz and Associates Can Add Up to 14 Years to Life Expectancy

    July 30 2014 9:10 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the most frequent worries leading bariatric surgeon Michael Feiz, M.D., F.A.C.S. hears when people come to his office seeking weight loss surgery is that they fear they will pass away early and have less time to spend with their children, or fail to accomplish important life goals. Their concern is understandable. According to a recent study published in PLOS Medicine, adults with extreme obesity could have their life expectancy reduced by 6-14 years.

  • SSL delivers AsiaSat 6 to Cape Canaveral launch base

    July 30 2014 9:00 PM ET

    PALO ALTO, CA and HONG KONG, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Space Systems/Loral (SSL) and Asia Satellite Telecommunications Co. Ltd. (AsiaSat) today announced that AsiaSat 6 has arrived at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida, where

  • Ceragon Networks Ltd. Prices Underwritten Public Offering of Ordinary Shares

    July 30 2014 8:41 PM ET

    PARAMUS, N.J., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: CRNT), today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 21,250,000 of its ordinary shares at a price of $2.00 per share. The company has also granted to the underwriters a 30-day option to acquire an additional 3,187,500 shares to cover overallotments in connection with the offering. After the underwriting discount and estimated offering expenses payable by the company, the company expects to receive net proceeds of approximately $39.8 million, assuming no exercise of the overallotment option.

  • New Book Concerns the Fate of Malaysia Flight MH370

    July 30 2014 8:40 PM ET

    PRINCETON, N.J., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An informative new book, concerning the fate of Malaysia Flight MH370, together with comments on media treatment and the need for improved tracking has been published by Outskirts Press: "THE LANDING AT AIPOTU: A FANTASY ACCOUNT OF FLIGHT MH370" by John F. Brinster.

    Media accounts of its aborted flight were merged with a fictional story in process at the time of its loss on 8 March 2014. Contrary to indications of the most likely scenario, it suggests alternatives for possible consideration.

  • House Calls Save Patients Money

    July 30 2014 8:35 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For those who aren't comfortable with the crowds and impersonal, rushed medical care found at the average walk in clinic in Los Angeles, Dr. Michael Farzam and his team at House Call Doctor Los Angeles offer a welcome alternative that's also saving patients money in numerous ways. As CEO and founder of the one-of-a-kind practice, Dr.

  • Scripps, Journal merging broadcast operations, spinning off newspapers

    July 30 2014 8:30 PM ET

    CINCINNATI and MILWAUKEE, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) and Journal Communications (NYSE: JRN) have agreed to merge their broadcast operations and spin off and then merge their newspapers, creating two focused and separately traded public companies that offer long-term opportunities to create value for shareholders.

  • RKI Exploration & Production, LLC Announces Exchange Agreement with Chesapeake Energy Corporation for Powder River Basin, Wyoming Properties

    July 30 2014 8:22 PM ET

    OKLAHOMA CITY, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RKI Exploration & Production, LLC ("RKI", or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into an Exchange Agreement with Chesapeake Energy Corporation ("CHK"), for properties located in the Powder River Basin of eastern Wyoming.  Under the agreement RKI will receive from CHK $450 million in cash plus 136,000 net acres, including ownership interests in 68 RKI operated wells, in exchange for 204,000 net acres, including ownership interests in 191 CHK operated wells.  Clos

  • Andi Dorfman Accepts Proposal from Josh Murray with a Diamond Ring Designed by Neil Lane During the Dramatic Two-Hour Season Finale of ABC's Hit Romance Reality Series The Bachelorette

    July 30 2014 8:15 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollywood's celebrated jewelry designer Neil Lane ( added sparkle to ABC's season finale of the hit romance-reality series The Bachelorette, which aired Monday, July 28 (8:00–10:01 p.m., ET), when Andi Dorfman accepted a proposal from Josh Murray with a handcrafted diamond and platinum engagement ring designed by Neil Lane.  

  • Strategy Analytics: Android Captures Record 85 Percent Share of Global Smartphone Shipments in Q2 2014

    July 30 2014 8:00 PM ET

    BOSTON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global smartphone shipments reached 295 million units in the second quarter of 2014. The Android operating system captured a new record of 85 percent global marketshare, mainly at the expense of BlackBerry, Apple iOS and Microsoft Windows Phone.

  • /C O R R E C T I O N from source -- Agnico Eagle Mines Limited/

    July 30 2014 7:52 PM ET

    In TO852 transmitted today at 17:15e, errors occurred in the 5th
    paragraph under the "Liquidity - Credit Rating Maintained" and "Revised
    2014 Tax Guidance" headers. Full corrected copy follows:

    Agnico Eagle reports second quarter 2014 results - Increased 2014
    guidance on the back of continued strong operating results and
    completion of the Osisko acquisition

    (All amounts expressed in U.S. dollars unless otherwise noted)

    Stock Symbol:    AEM (NYSE and TSX)

  • AccessData to Reveal Security Weaknesses in POS Architecture and Integrated Payment Processing at Black Hat USA

    July 30 2014 7:43 PM ET

    MENLO PARK, Calif., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AccessData, the leader in incident resolution technology, participates in two important sessions at Black Hat USA on August 5th – 7th in Las Vegas. The first session, "Point of Sale System Architecture and Security" features Lucas Zaichkowsky, Enterprise Defense Architect at AccessData, on Wednesday, Aug. 6th, at 2:15 pm in the South Seas Ballroom.